Padres vs. Dodgers Free Pick
Will the Padres pull off the upset tonight when they visit NL West rival the Dodgers at 10:10PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Dodgers are -132 money line favorites over the Padres, who have odds of +122 to pull off the upset. With Drew Pomeranz set to face Hyun-Jin Ryu in the pitching matchup, the over/under for tonight currently sits at 7 runs.
SAN DIEGO: The Padres have played pretty well on the road of late, winning five of their last seven games away from their home digs. They’re also 5-0 in their last five games versus a left-handed starter and are a perfect 4-0 in their last four games after allowing five runs or more in their previous game.
LOS ANGELES: The Dodgers have played extremenly well at home, winning 21 of their last 28 games in Los Angeles. They’re also 5-2 in their last seven games overall, 5-0 in their last five games versus National League West opponents, and are 6-0 in their last six games versus a starter with a WHIP less than 1.15.
OUR PICK: Take the underdog Padres, who are 4-0 in Pomeranz’s last four starts when their opponent allows five runs or more in their previous game and 4-0 in his last four starts after scoring five runs or more in their previous contest. San Diego is also 4-1 in its last five road games versus a left-handed starter and is 4-1 in its last five games when playing the opener of a new series.
THURSDAY MLB FREE PICK: SAN DIEGO PADRES +122